Good Day BEPEC Member,

the dti invites you to apply to participate in an Outward Trade and Investment Mission to Tunis, Tunisia. The objective of this mission is to increase trade and investment between South Africa and Tunisia.  It is an ideal platform for South African companies who would like to export value added products and services and for companies that are looking for investment opportunities in the North Africa region.

The target sectors for this mission include:

  • Agro Processing;
  • Energy & Renewable Energy;
  • Mining & Capital Equipment;
  • Infrastructure (including Construction).

Companies will be screened and selected in line with EMIA guidelines and market requirements, which are outlined in the EMIA guidelines document.  For the approved companies, the dti will provide:

  • Hotel accommodation on a bed and breakfast basis  to a maximum of R3, 000 per day;
  • Economy class return airfare to a maximum of R17,000 (depending on the size of the approved entity).

The closing date for receipt of complete application forms is 15 October 2018

Companies that are not eligible for EMIA funding are welcome to participate in this mission at their own expense. Companies applying for EMIA funding for this mission need to complete and submit the EMIA application form below as well as a one page profile to:

Please find the invitation letter, application forms and EMIA guidelines below:

Click here to download the Invitation Letter

Click here to download the EMIA Guidelines

Click here to download the Outward Services Application

Click here to download the Outward Manufacturing Entities Form

Companies applying for EMIA funding for this mission need to complete and submit the EMIA application form as well as the supporting documentation as listed in the EMIA application forms and guideline documents to:

Utangamiri- the dti Group House,
EMIA Division
Building A: Ground Floor
77 Meintjies Street

 Note: No email application will be accepted.

For any enquiries pertaining to applications, sector and/or event please contact:

Application form enquiries (EMIA)
Mrs Rosina Nkosi
Tel: 012 394 3648

Export Promotion enquiries:
Ms Mapaseke Sephai
Telephone: (012) 394-3708